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A+E/Ambulance

Huge numbers of patients attend accident and emergency departments across the country and come into contact with paramedics and ambulance staff. Most of the time the service provided is of a high standard. However, sometimes things go wrong, which can have devastating consequences.

Patients are entitled to expect a reasonable standard of care and if you have concerns about how you were treated, you may be able to investigate a clinical negligence claim. This can help you to understand what happened and why, and whether anyone was at fault.

We have experience in assessing accident and emergency claims. Cases often involve failing to perform or interpret x-rays, resulting in a missed diagnosis. Conditions may not be diagnosed accurately or quickly enough, which can lead to a worsening of the condition and further injury.

Claims against the ambulance service often involve improper handling of patients, for example in spinal injury cases. Staff may also delay or refuse to take a patient to hospital, not appreciating the seriousness of the injury or illness. This can lead to a delay in treatment.

If you have concerns about the treatment that you or a loved one has received, please contact us and we will discuss with you whether you may be able to investigate a clinical negligence claim.

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Kiran Jalota
Head of Medical Negligence and Personal Injury

Kiran's role is to recover necessary compensation for victims of negligence who have suffered physical and/or psychological injury & other consequential loss. Read more

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

With effect from Thursday 5th November 2020

Please be assured that during the month long national lockdown, effective from Thurs 5th November, all of our offices remain open for business and staff will be available to assist from 9.00am – 5.30pm.

All existing clients can get in touch with the member of staff assisting them directly via phone or email and any new clients can get in touch via email: enquiries@alsterskelley.com or telephone any one of our offices: Leamington Spa 01926 356000, Coventry 02477 710200, Nuneaton 02477 710000 or Southam 01926 359355

If it is essential for you to visit one of our offices this must be by prior appointment only, in order to safeguard everyone.

Stay safe and we look forward to seeing you soon.

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